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Full leather. Thrity-two volumes. Octavo. The Writings James Fenimore Cooper. Limited to three copies which this is copy number 2.
Illustrated with steel engravings by Felix Octavius Carr Darley one black and white and others coloured engravings throughout set to frontispiece and tissue guard. Titles include The Spy, The Two Admirals, The Pioneer, The Deerslayer, Last of the Mohicans, Homeward Bound, Sea Lions, Red Rover, Redskins, etc.
Bound by the Adams Bindery in full brown polished autumn leaf levant, elaborate gilt three stem sunflower and leaf decorations to spine, gilt titles, raised bands, top edge gilt, boards gilt motif of wide spray foilage to lower corners, inner covers floral decorations with a central green morocco, green cloth endpaper. A Handsome set.
The writings of James Fenimore Cooper, which this collection is privately printed with only three set of existence with no publisher and date. Very good. Item #745